Tuesday, November 12, 2019

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Quatuor Zaïde – Mozart’s ‘Magic Flute’ (Arr. String Quartet) [2019]

The French-based Quatuor Zaïde performing a newly premiered string quartet arrangement of the 'Queen of the Night' aria from Mozart's The Magic Flute. Recorded live...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Arabella Steinbacher – Brahms Violin Concerto [2015]

Never-before-uploaded performance of German-Japanese violinist Arabella Steinbacher performing the Brahms Violin Concerto - with conductor Sir Roger Norrington and the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal. Recorded live in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Christian Tetzlaff – Bach ‘Largo’ from C Major Solo Sonata [VIDEO]

Live concert footage of German violin virtuoso Christian Tetzlaff performing 'Largo' from Bach's C Major Solo Sonata. Recorded at the Berlin Waldbühne amphitheatre, in 2013 -...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Gidon Kremer & Valery Afanassiev – Schubert ‘Duo’, 1991 [VIDEO]

Incredible 1991 archival performance of violinist Gidon Kremer and pianist Valery Afanassiev performing Schubert's 'Duo in A Major'. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fH3j0bo4F-4&showinfo=0&autohide=1 GIDON KREMER & VALERY AFANASSIEV | SCHUBERT |...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | German-Korean Virtuoso Christian Kim – ‘Der Erlkönig’, Hohenecken Castle

German-Korean violin virtuoso Christian Kim performing Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst's transcription of Schubert's "Der Erlkönig". Beautifully filmed and produced at Hohenecken Castle, in Germany - by German film...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Miklós Perényi & Zoltán Kocsis – Brahms Cello Sonata No. 1 [1990]

Never-before-uploaded 1990 performance of Hungarian cellist Miklós Perényi and pianist Zoltán Kocsis performing Brahms’ Cello Sonata No. 1 in E Minor. Recorded in the Schloss Faber-Castell...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Seiji Okamoto – 2016 Wieniawski Comp 2nd Prize [VIDEO]

22 year old Seiji Okamoto‘s joint 2nd prize winning performances – in the Final of the 2016 Henryk Wieniawski International Violin Competition, in Poznań, Poland. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KbH_o_EDO-A&showinfo=0&autohide=1 SEIJI OKAMOTO...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Ayana Tsuji, Top Prize – 2015 Seoul International Violin Comp [VIDEO]

17 year old Ayana Tsuji, from Japan performing Sibelius Violin Concerto in the Final of the 2015 Seoul International Violin Competition, in South Korea. Ayana...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Young Artist’ Alexandra Conunova – 3rd Prize, Tchaikovsky Competition [VIDEO]

Joint 3rd prize winning performance by VC 'Young Artist' Alexandra Conunova, from Moldova in the Final of the 2015 Tchaikovsky International Violin Competition. Performances of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Chineke! – Europe’s First Black Orchestra Concert Debut [VIDEO]

Debut concert performance of the Chineke! Orchestra – Europe's first professional orchestra made up entirely of musicians of colour. The 60-piece ensemble, founded by British...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Leia Zhu – ‘Schindler’s List’, October 2016, 9 Years Old [VIDEO]

9 year old British violinist Leia Zhu performing John Williams' 'Theme from Schindler's List' - with pianist Hannah Quinn. Recorded live on October 15th, 2016 at the Newcastle...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Kairos Quartet – Fischoff Chamber Music Comp, Junior String 1st Prize [2018]

The Music Institute of Chicago-based Kairos String Quartet's Junior String division 1st prize-winning performance - at the 45th Annual 2018 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition. Comprising violinists and...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Itzhak Perlman – Brahms 3rd Violin Sonata, Live – 1989 [VIDEO]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1989 archival performance of Maestro Itzhak Perlman performing Brahms’ 3rd Violin Sonata in D Minor - with collaborative pianist Samuel Sanders. Recorded live...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Steven Isserlis – Dvorak Cello Concerto, 1991 [VIDEO]

Incredible 1991 archival footage of British cellist Steven Isserlis performing Dvorak's Cello Concerto - with the late David Shallon and the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSURHWgA6OA&showinfo=0&autohide=1 STEVEN ISSERLIS...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Gil Shaham – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 [2018]

Israeli-American violinist Gil Shaham performing Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major – with conductor Nicholas McGegan and the SWR Symphonieorchester. Recorded live on the 12th of May 2018...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Young Artist’ Emmanuel Tjeknavorian – Sibelius Comp 2nd Prize [VIDEO]

20 year old VC 'Young Artist' Emmanuel Tjeknavorian, from Austria performing Brahms Violin Concerto - in the Final of the 2015 Jean Sibelius International...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Sakura Cello Quintet – Schubert’s ‘Erlkönig’ (Arr. 5 Cellos) [2018]

The LA-based Sakura Cello Quintet performing Schubert's iconic Erlkönig - arranged for five cellos ...   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaSpSMRwH0w SAKURA CELLO QUINTET | SCHUBERT | ERLKÖNIG (ARR. PETER MYERS) | 2018

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Santiago Cañón Valencia – Bach Solo Cello Suite No. 3 [2018]

VC Young Artist Santiago Cañón Valencia performing Bach’s Solo Cello Suite No.3 in C Major. Recorded live on the 19th of August, 2018 at the Teatro...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Santiago Canon-Valencia – 2017 Sphinx Competition 2nd Prize [VIDEO]

21 year old Colombian cellist Santiago Canon-Valencia‘s 2nd prize winning performance – in the Final of the 2017 Sphinx Competition. Recorded live on February 12, 2017...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Isabelle Faust & Kristian Bezuidenhout – Mendelssohn Double Concerto [2019]

Violinist Isabelle Faust and pianist Kristian Bezuidenhout performing Mendelssohn’s Double Concerto for Violin, Piano and Strings in D Minor. Recorded live at London’s Barbican Hall on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Sergei Dogadin – 2015 Hannover Comp 1st Prize [VIDEO]

27 year old Sergei Dogadin from Russia's 1st prize winning performance of Shostakovich's 1st Violin Concerto - in the Final of the 2015 Joseph...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Jascha Heifetz – Beethoven Violin Concerto [1959 ARCHIVAL]

Never-before-uploaded 1959 archival audio recording of legendary violin virtuoso Jascha Heifetz performing Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D Major – with conductor Charles Munch and the Boston Symphony.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7PNe2LcIb6I JASCHA HEIFETZ |...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Artist’ Augustin Hadelich – Schumann Violin Sonata No. 1, 2015 [VIDEO]

VC ‘Artist’ Augustin Hadelich and pianist Charles Owen performing Schumann’s Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Minor Op. 105. Recorded live in concert on October...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Christel Lee – Sibelius 150th Birthday Commemoration Concert [VIDEO]

2015 Jean Sibelius International Violin Competition 1st Prize winner Christel Lee, from the United States performing Sibelius Violin Concerto in D Minor - at...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Time for Three – ‘Stand By Me’ (Arr. String Trio), August 2016 [VIDEO]

Genre-crossing string trio, Time for Three performing an improvised encore of Ben E. King's classic 'Stand by Me' - featuring VC Artist Charles Yang. Recorded live in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Young Artist’ Bomsori Kim – Montreal Competition Final [VIDEO]

26 year old VC ‘Young Artist’ Bomsori Kim, from South Korea performing Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1 - in the Final Round of the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Kyung-Wha Chung – Bruch Violin Concerto, October 2015 [VIDEO]

South Korean virtuoso, Kyung-Wha Chung performing Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor. Recorded live on October 5th, 2015 - with conductor Long Yu and...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Tchaikovsky, ‘Souvenir de Florence’ – Jansen, Frang, Rachlin and More [VIDEO]

Star-studded performance of Tchaikovsky's 'Souvenir de Florence' - featuring violinists Janine Jansen and Vilde Frang, violists Lawrence Power and Julian Rachlin and cellists Nicolas...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Bohdan Luts – il Piccolo Violino Magico International Competition, 2nd Prize [2018]

13-year-old Bohdan Luts‘ 2nd prize-winning performance – in the Final of the 2018 il Piccolo Violino Magico International Competition, in San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy. Recorded live on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Viktor Tretyakov – Brahms Violin Concerto [1984]

Never-before-uploaded 1984 performance of Russian violinist Viktor Tretyakov performing Brahms Violin Concerto – with conductor Yuri Simonov and the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra. Recorded live at the Moscow Conservatory's Grand Hall. Applications...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Daniil Shafran & Anton Osetrov – Franck Cello Sonata, Live Performance [1983]

Never-before-uploaded 1983 live audio recording of legendary Russian cellist Daniil Shafran and pianist Anton Osetrov performing a cello arrangement of César Franck's Violin Sonata...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star Zlatomir Fung – ‘Arpeggione’ Cello Sonata, 2016 [VIDEO]

17 year old VC Rising Star, cellist Zlatomir Fung performing Schubert's 'Arpeggione' Cello Sonata - with collaborative pianist, Stefan Petrov. Recorded live in August, 2016 - at...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Lone Violinist’s Vigil to Paris Terrorist Victims [MUST SEE]

Royal College of Music student, violinist Bar Markovich’s candlelight vigil in London’s Trafalgar Square - to the victim of Paris’ 13th November, 2015 terrorist...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | TwoSet Violin – ‘The 8 Things Tone Deaf People Struggle With’ [LOLZ]

Australian funsters TwoSet Violin walk us through the 8 things tone deaf people struggle with ...   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8FbRyg_gG_Y

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Czech Violinist Václav Hudeček – Tchakovsky Violin Concerto [1990]

Never-before-uploaded 1990 performance of Czech violin virtuoso Václav Hudeček performing Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto - with conductor Gianluigi Gelmetti and the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Anne Maria Wehrmeyer – Tonali Violin Comp 2nd Prize [VIDEO]

16 year old Anne Maria Wehrmeyer from Germany’s 2nd prize and audience prize winning performance in the Final of the 2017 Tonali Violin Competition, in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Dong-Suk Kang – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, 1986 [VIDEO]

Never-before-uploaded 1986 archival performance of the then 32 year old South Korean violin virtuoso Dong-Suk Kang performing Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto - with conductor Mariss...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Gidon Kremer & Martha Argerich – Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 10 [1994]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1994 archival performance of Latvian violin virtuoso Gidon Kremer with Argentinian pianist Martha Argerich performing Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 10. Recorded live on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Igor Pikayzen – ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’, 2016 [VIDEO]

VC Artist Igor Pikayzen, from Russia/United States performing Willy Burmester's transcription of the 'Scherzo' from Mendelssohn's 'Midsummer Night's Dream'. Recorded live at New York City – on June 11th,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Young Artist’ Timothy Chooi – Michael Hill Comp 3rd Prize [VIDEO]

21 year old VC 'Young Artist' Timothy Chooi, from Canada performing Sibelius Violin Concerto - in the Final of the 2015 Michael Hill International...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Bomsori Kim – Mozart Sonata in E Minor, 2016 [VIDEO]

VC Young Artist Bomsori Kim performing Mozart's Violin Sonata in E Minor, K. 304 - with collaborative pianist Drew Petersen. Recorded live on December 4th,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Joseph Silverstein – Brahms Violin Concerto, Live, 2001 [VIDEO]

Never-before-released archival footage of the late American violinist and pedagogue, Joseph Silverstein performing Brahms' Violin Concerto. Recorded live in 2001 - with conductor, Max Hobart and the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Xavier Foley – Glière’s ‘Intermezzo and Tarantella’ [2018]

American double bass virtuoso, VC Young Artist Xavier Foley and pianist Kelly Yu-Chieh performing Reinhold Glière's Intermezzo and Tarantella. Recorded live on 22nd of March, 2018 – at the 2018 Avery...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Viktoria Mullova & Charles Abramovic – Brahms Violin Sonata No. 3 [1989]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1989 performance by the then 29 year old violin virtuoso Viktoria Mullova performing Brahms’ Violin Sonata No. 3 in D Minor – with pianist Charles...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star SooBeen Lee – Bartok Violin Sonata No. 2 [2016]

Never-before-uploaded performance by the then 16 year old VC Rising Star SooBeen Lee, from South Korea, performing Bartok's 2nd Violin Sonata - with pianist...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Artist’ Nikita Boriso-Glebsky – Elgar Violin Concerto, 2015 [VIDEO]

VC ‘Artist’ Nikita Boriso-Glebsky performing Elgar's Violin Concerto in B Minor - with conductor Jan Latham-Koenig and the New Opera Orchestra. Recorded live at Moscow's...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Young Artist’ William Hagen – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 3 [VIDEO]

22 year old VC 'Young Artist' William Hagen performing Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major. Recorded live in the Semi-Final of the 2015...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Julian Rachlin – Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1, Live, 2016 [VIDEO]

Lithuanian-born violin virtuoso, Julian Rachlin performing Shostakovich's Violin Concerto No. 1 - with conductor Daniele Gatti and the Orchestre National de France. Recorded live on January...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Nemanja Radulovic – Khachaturian Violin Concerto [2018]

Serbian violin virtuoso Nemanja Radulovic performing Khachaturian Violin Concerto in D Minor - with conductor Sasha Goetzel and the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra. Recorded live on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Ray Chen & Made in Berlin – ‘Waltzing Matilda’ [2018]

VC Artist Ray Chen and fellow Made in Berlin quartet members performing an original new arrangement of the classic Australian ballad, Waltzing Matilda. Recorded as part of Ray's...

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